forbrat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. forbrat or dil.ie/23385

 

n o, m. an outer covering or wrap; cloak, hood: scarais a f.¤ `spread her mantle' (.i. a cocholl no secip etach uachtorach ar chena, gl.), Hy v 34 ( Thes. ii 336 ). forbratt Martan LL 370e22 = brat, Arch. Hib. iv 205 § 8 . rogabastarsom forbratt faing taris sein anechtair (Kapuzenmantel Wind.) TBC-LL¹ 2529 = forbrat faind, LU 6388 . a chochall Sirecdai ... cona forbrut bruinnte Indecdai, Alex. 85 . im foxal caimtire (.i. f.¤ mil), O'D. 84 ( H 3.17, c. 71 ) = forbrata mil, `covering of an animal' Laws i 188.17 Comm. gan édach gan ḟorbhruta, AFM vi 1916.11 . Of a shrine-cover: scrín Mancháin ... forbhrat óir do thabhairt tairsi, ii 1156.12 .